Rising Stars Symposium

2nd annual postdoctoral diversity recruiting event
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Date and time

May 3, 2023 - 12:00 pm PDT
May 5, 2023 - 12:00 pm PDT


Sanford Burnham Prebys

Fishman Auditorium
10901 N. Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037


About the symposium

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The Rising Stars Symposium will showcase the biomedical research of exceptional scholars from across the country who have been selected to give oral presentations at Sanford Burnham Prebys based on their academic achievements, research scholarship and general fit with Sanford Burnham Prebys laboratories.



This event is hosted by our NCI-designated Cancer Center's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Team.  We strive to create an inclusive workforce through hiring practices and recruitment and retention strategies that are equitable and result in increased representation.

Symposium Poster